2018 Spring in full swing in Paris

It’s that time again – couture and ready-to-wear shows are in full swing in Paris so to inspire and to dream we have highlighted the evening gowns that we find classically feminine and perfectly styled.  The exciting new trend that was visible in most collections, was the inclusion of flat shoes which we welcome with...
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Simply white

Any season is the right season to reach out to white – it’s simple and chic and presents a clean look that carries through all season long and into the next. Fashion is constantly evolving but the uncluttered openness of white is enduring. White is unrivalled for summer. Nothing beats the cool and breezing look...
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Guo Pei – Couture inspired by legends

There’s nothing like seeing fashion in real life to experience exquisite craftsmanship and creativity. The outstanding exhibition showcasing the Legend collection of Chinese couturier, Guo Pei currently on display at the National Gallery of Victoria, is in a class of its own. Guo states: ‘Legends have always been one of my greatest sources of inspiration, unlocking...
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Make mine a Fedora

When the sun comes out or the clouds turn grey, there’s always a time for the Fedora.  First popularised in the 1890s, later adopted by Hollywood’s leading stars such as Marlene Dietrich, Ingrid Bergman and Katherine Hepburn, the Fedora has become a fashion staple. And who could deny the moody glamour it adds to this image of Brigitte Bardot?...
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Joining the dots

There’s a retro-cool trend showing up in the latest designer collections and it’s all about being spot on.  Carine Roitfeld (former editor-in-chief of Vogue Paris), has long been a champion of the polka dot.  Here she is exuding quality and class with a discreet nod to the dot. She looks timeless and sassy and totally cool....
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